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Dean Forest Railway Museum
Norchard Railway Centre
Forest Road
New Mills
Lydney

GL15 4ET
Contact
Telephone: 01594 845 840
Fax: 01594 845840

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Overview of collections

This is a site museum with a collection of railway artefacts relating mainly to the former Severn and Wye Joint Railway. As well as the museum there are steam and diesel locomotives which run on four miles of track.

Overview of how collections are displayed

There is a display which depicts the story of the Severn and Wye Railway from its inception as a horse drawn tramway in 1810 to the present day.

Star Objects at this location

Tea trolley; telephone exchange.
Collection Descriptions
Archives Collection (Dean Forest Railway Museum)
There are documents, railway ephemera and books, all described under the transport collection heading.
Costume & Textile Collection (Dean Forest Railway Museum)
There are some railway uniforms, described under the transport collection heading.
Science & Industry Collection (Dean Forest Railway Museum)
Transport Collection (Dean Forest Railway Museum)
The collection comprises three elements, material from the three railway companies which jointly owned the Severn and...

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